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Health impacts key focus of new Qld climate plan

ABC News: "Killer heatwaves and disease outbreaks are key threats to Queenslanders from climate change, according to a State Government-funded plan calling for tobacco-style taxes on carbon polluters."

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Human Health and Wellbeing Climate Change Adaptation Plan (H-CAP) for Queensland

The Climate and Health Alliance (CAHA), together with National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility (NCCARF), developed this Plan - launched in Brisbane by Qld Health Minister 11th September.

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2018 Climate and Health Symposium

"Climate change is a health issue - what will it take to get action to respond?

The Climate and Health Alliance is pleased to host this important Symposium designed to facilitate discussions and inspire accelerated action to tackle this threat.

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Health Promotion Symposium 2018: Better Practice Better Placed

BETTER PRACTICE | BETTER PLACED 

- Health Promotion Symposium 2018

- Organised by the Australian Health Promotion Association (AHPA)

- Old Parliament House in Canberra

- 23-24 August 2018

 

 

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Queenslanders to benefit from health plan to combat climate change impacts

The National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility (NCCARF) and the Climate and Health Alliance (CAHA) are working to develop a Human Health and Wellbeing Climate Adaptation Plan for Queensland (H-CAP).

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New report - Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change

The Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change provides an independent assess­ment of the health effects of climate change, the implementation of the Paris Agreement, and the health implications of these actions.

 

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CAHA scoops 2017 Public Health Awards!

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The Climate and Health Alliance scooped the awards at Public Health Association of Australia 2017, with four out of the seven awards going to people involved with CAHA. 

 

 

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ALP announces intention to develop national Climate, Health, and Well-being Strategy

The Australian Labor Party has announced that, in government, it would develop a National Climate, Health, and Well-being Plan, based on the Strategy developed by the Climate and Health Alliance and Our Climate Our Health supporters.

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Framework for a National Strategy on Climate, Health and Well-being for Australia

In a world first initiative, a coalition of leading health experts and organisations, along with federal parliamentarians, has launched a Framework for a National Strategy on Climate, Health and Well-being for Australia

 

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